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March 16, 2017
Secretary of Energy Rick Perry addresses the 2017 Big Ideas Summit in Washington, D.C.
The 2017 Big Ideas Summit — Harnessing the Engine of Innovation

The Big Ideas Summit brings together experts from our 17 National Laboratories and DOE programs to present and discuss the boldest, most innovative...

March 16, 2017
Barbara McClintock was a pioneer in the field of cytogenetics and became the first woman to win a solo Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Graphic by <a href="/node/2349957">Cort Kreer</a>.
Five Fast Facts About Barbara McClintock

Barbara McClintock was a pioneer in the field of cytogenetics, the study of the structure and function of cells.

March 9, 2017
Dr. Evelyn Boyd Granville was the second African-American women to earn a Ph.D. in mathematics and helped in America's early space missions. | Illustration by <a href="/node/2349957">Cort Kreer</>.
Five Fast Facts About Evelyn Boyd Granville

Dr. Evelyn Boyd Granville was the second African-American woman to earn a Ph.D. in mathematics and worked on early U.S. space missions.

March 7, 2017
Soaking Up an Oil Spill
Scientists at Argonne National Laboratory invent new foam that adsorbs oil from water, is reusable, and pulls dispersed oil from the water.
March 2, 2017
Hedy Lamarr was a well-known actress in the 1930s and 40s, but she also invented "frequency hopping" -- the basis for wireless technology today. | Illustration by <a href="/node/2349957">Cort Kreer</a>.
Five Fast Facts about Actress and Inventor Hedy Lamarr

The first woman in STEM we're highlighting this Women's History Month is actress and inventor, Hedy Lamarr.

February 22, 2017
3 Can’t-Miss Technologies at the 2017 ARPA-E Summit
Check out a few of the nearly 300 fascinating technologies on display at the 2017 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit, Feb. 27-March 1 at National Harbor.
February 13, 2017
Quiz: Test Your Wind Energy IQ

How much do you know about wind energy? Test your knowledge with our wind power quiz!

February 1, 2017
DistribuTech 2017 Highlights
DistribuTech draws leaders from across the utility industry, including professionals from electric, water, and other municipal utilities.